• Tourists destinations in Kerala to turn into 100 percent vaccinated zones

    3 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Kerala's all the well-known holiday destinations may soon be unveiled as complete “vaccinated zones” as the state government is considering to offer COVID-19 jabs to everyone related to tourism which had experienced huge setback due to COVID. By now the government has started providing vaccines to the ones working in tourism after including them in the prioritized list, making them front line COVID fighters, said the tourism minister, P A Mohammed Riyas in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday.
    “We are mulling to make famous tourist destinations in the state 100 per cent vaccinated zones by July...
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  • Bali to reopen tourism in July

    Bali to reopen tourism in July

    3 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    With more COVID-19 vaccinations comes increased public health. It also means that travel is an option again.
    More countries are easing their entry restrictions for international tourists.
    Bali, one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations, may soon begin to welcome international tourists once again.
    At this time, Indonesia's borders remain closed, and only domestic travel is allowed. The country has struggled to reopen to international tourists in the past due to high COVID-19 rates.
    But recently, the country's president, Joko Widodo, announced plans for a partial reopening of...
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  • Johnson & Johnson has to throw away 60 million vaccine doses because of possible contamination at the beleaguered Emergent BioSolutions plant

    Johnson & Johnson has to throw away 60 million vaccine doses because of possible contamination at the beleaguered Emergent BioSolutions plant

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

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    The Food and Drug Administration has told Johnson & Johnson to throw out about 60 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from a beleaguered plant, people familiar with the situation told The New York Times. The vaccine doses were made at a factory for Emergent BioSolutions, a biotech firm that's known for producing anthrax vaccines. The factory has been closed for two months because of regulatory concerns after Emergent BioSolutions discovered that workers had accidentally mixed up ingredients in a batch of Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses. People familiar with the...
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  • Young people are experiencing rare cases of heart inflammation after getting coronavirus vaccines, but doctors say the risk of COVID-19 is far greater

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Pfizer BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine at Desert Valley Hospital.
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    Young people who receive COVID-19 vaccines are reporting higher rates of heart inflammation, a possible side effect.
    The CDC is investigating a potential link between Pfizer and Moderna shots and these events.
    Even if there is a link, doctors said the risk is far greater from COVID-19 than from the vaccines.
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    Young people who received the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna coronavirus vaccines are reporting higher-than-usual rates of heart...
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